The $200,000 Eddie D (G2) is one of two graded stakes races to be contested on the Friday card at Santa Anita.
A field of eight will contest the Sunday feature at Monmouth in the $150,000 Salvator Mile (G3).
With a spot in the Breeder’s Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf on the line, seven well-matched 2-year-olds will contest Sunday’s $250,000 Natalma.
The oldest continually run stakes race run in North American will occur at Woodbine on Saturday when 14 sophomores will go postward in the 161st edition of the $1 million Queen’s Plate S.
Top turf stayer Zulu Alpha will lead an overflow field of 16 to the gate in Saturday’s $1 million Kentucky Turf Cup (G3) at Kentucky Downs.
A pair of lucrative stakes races on the lawn will highlight the Thursday card at Kentucky Downs.
There are no certainties in horse racing, and if a destructive pace unfolds in the 2020 Kentucky Derby, late-running longshots could steal the show.
An ultra-competitive cast of eight will travel 1 1/2 miles on the Saratoga lawn in Saturday’s $500,000 Sword Dancer (G1).
The ”Breeders’ Cup Win and You’re In” contest will reward the first-place finisher with a berth in the Breeders’ Cup Dirt Mile (G1) on November 7.
A pair of Grade 3 events are on the Pacific Classic (G1) undercard during a blockbuster day of racing at Del Mar on Saturday.
A sensational field of nine, led by four top-level winners from the barn of Chad Brown, will go postward in Saturday’s $400,000 Fourstardave (G1) at Saratoga.
A cast of seven California-bred fillies and mares will vie in Saturday’s $125,000 Solana Beach S. on the Del Mar turf.